Egyptian Aak 2016- Week 44 ( Oct31-Nov 6)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt allows its currency to float freely, meeting key IMF demand
  • OIC secretary general resigns following criticism after he mocked the Egyptian president
  • Egyptian army brigadier general shot dead in North Sinai
  • A car bomb in Cairo unsuccessfully targeted a senior Egyptian judge
  • Egypt’s oil minister makes rare trip to Iran for oil talks after Saudi suspension
  • First German passenger flight arrives in Sharm El-Sheikh after 1 year travel ban lifted



Photo via Mada Masr

Main Headlines







Good Reports

Good Read

From Twitter



  • Egypt’s All-Woman Roller Derby team is skating past stereotypes
  • ‘Egypt is Safe’: UN World Tourism Organization Meeting Opens in Luxor

Finally here are Jayson Casper’s prayers for Egypt

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1 Response to Egyptian Aak 2016- Week 44 ( Oct31-Nov 6)

  1. nedhamson says:

    Reblogged this on Ned Hamson's Second Line View of the News and commented:
    must read as per usual if you want to keep track of what’s coming


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